Compare Ross Stores vs Party City BETA

See how working at Ross Stores vs. Party City compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Ross Stores vs. Party City. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ross Stores

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Party City

Employee Ratings

  • Ross Stores scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5800 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1970 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Ross Stores employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Ross Stores employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ross Stores Ceo Barbara Rentler
68%
68%Barbara Rentler
Ross Stores employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Party City Ceo Jim Harrison
51%
51%Jim Harrison
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Ross Stores employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Ross Stores employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
24%

Salaries

Ross Stores has 5,449 more total submitted salaries than Party City.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate601 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager477 Salaries
$67,068/yr
Area Supervisor370 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate219 Salaries
$9/hr
Cashier73 Salaries
$9/hr
General Manager163 Salaries
$63,947/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ross Stores.
  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Party City.
  • Ross Stores had 90 more reviews than Party City that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 326 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 254 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 113 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 103 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 233 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 186 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 98 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 96 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Freelancer - Carpenter Helper

I worked at Ross Stores

Pros

Help full a kind management chicks

Cons

Exhaustion was inevitable after a stocking shift was preforming by me.

Advice to Management

Old school chick kept me from drowning.

Former Employee - Seasonal Associate

I worked at Party City part-time for less than a year

Pros

Lots of movement throughout the shift, helping people (plan their celebration),

Cons

No benefits unless the job is permanent.

Advice to Management

Stay friendly, upbeat and encouraging!

Job Postings

Ross Stores has 9,565 more recently posted open jobs than Party City.